The Resource The contradictions of American capital punishment, Franklin E. Zimring

The contradictions of American capital punishment, Franklin E. Zimring

Label
The contradictions of American capital punishment
Title
The contradictions of American capital punishment
Statement of responsibility
Franklin E. Zimring
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
364.66/0973
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HV8699.U5
LC item number
Z563 2003eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Studies in crime and public policy
Label
The contradictions of American capital punishment, Franklin E. Zimring
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 243-249) and index
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Divergent trends. The peculiar present of American capital punishment -- More than a trend : abolition in the developed nations -- The symbolic transformation of American capital punishment -- 2. Explaining the American difference. Federalism and its discontents -- The vigilante tradition and modern executions -- The consequences of contradictory values -- 3. Capital punishment in the American future. The no-win 1990s -- The beginning of the end -- Appendix A. Statistical materials on lynchings and executions -- Appendix B. Reported frequencies of national death penalty policy, 1980 to 2001 -- Appendix C. Death row and execution statistics -- Appendix D. New survey analysis materials -- Appendix E. Justified killings by citizens and police, by state -- Appendix F. Review of death penalty exoneration data from the Death Penalty Information Center
Control code
ocm57138457
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (ix, 258 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780195178203
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
unknown
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b21930193
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)57138457
  • pebcs0195178203

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